3 mL sodium citrate tube

Description

 

Tube type Cap Colour Ring Colour Tube Contents
3 mL sodium citrate tube Blue Black  Buffered sodium citrate

 

3 mL sodium citrate tube

 

Notes

MUST BE FILLED TO THE LEVEL OF THE ARROW. Short samples give invalid results.

Label the specimen with:

  • Surname
  • Forename
  • Date of birth (not age) OR unique identity number (MRN number, NHS number)

For further information, see: PATHOLOGY POLICY FOR SPECIMEN AND REQUEST FORM LABELLING FOR PATHOLOGY USERS PDF file

 


Page last reviewed: 17/10/2013